iproute2 instructions

jeremy at jutley.org jeremy at jutley.org
Thu Jul 15 13:36:00 PDT 2004


> Hi *,
>
> the iproute2 instructions currently install the programs into /usr/sbin.
> I think /sbin might be more appropriate.
>
> This can be achieved by the following instructions:
>
>         ./configure &&
>         make SBINDIR=/sbin &&
>         make SBINDIR=/sbin install
>

Agree 100%!  FHS dictates that programs needed during the boot process be
located in /bin & /sbin, not /usr - and since iproute2 binaries are used
by the boot process, according to FHS standards, they should be done like
this.

-J-



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